Skip to main content

The boyhood of Thomas Edison (orig.16mm print)

Movies Preview

movies
The boyhood of Thomas Edison (orig.16mm print)


Published 1964
Topics edison


Filmed in the original buildings at the Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village in Dearborn, Michigan.
Educational Collaborator: Arthur W. Foshay, Ed.D. Professor of Education, Teachers College, Columbia University.

This film dramatizes incidents from the boyhood of one of America's great practical scientists. Tom's sitting on eggs to hatch them, his early experiments with chemicals and electricity, the newspaper he published on a train, all point up his curiosity, persistence, ingenuity, and his ability to learn through observation. Qualities which were later to help him change the world.

Grade levels: Primary, Intermediate.
A Coronet Instructional Film, 1964


Run time 14:07
Production Company Coronet
Audio/Visual sound, color
Language English

comment
Reviews

There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review.
SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata)
Collectie Filmcollectief
by Thomas Edison
movies
eye 64,829
favorite 22
comment 7
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Source: Comcast Cable
Source: Comcast Cable
CSPAN3
movies
eye 25
favorite 0
comment 0
Source: Comcast Cable
Collectie Filmcollectief
movies
eye 423
favorite 0
comment 0
CSPAN3
movies
eye 2
favorite 0
comment 0
Source: Comcast Cable
CSPAN3
movies
eye 10
favorite 0
comment 0
Source: Comcast Cable
CSPAN3
movies
eye 3
favorite 0
comment 0
Source: Comcast Cable
Collectie Filmcollectief
movies
eye 492
favorite 1
comment 0
Short Format Films
by Edison Manufacturing Co.
movies
eye 43,583
favorite 10
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )